be your last resort Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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be your last resort

C2 to be the only ​person or thing that might be ​able to ​help you, when every other ​person or ​possibility has ​failed: You have to ​help me - you're my last resort.
(Definition of be your last resort from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be your last resort”
in Chinese (Simplified) 是最后的求助对象, 是最后的出路, 是最后的办法…
in Chinese (Traditional) 是最後的求助對象, 是最後的出路, 是最後的辦法…
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